Vienna Walking Tour & City Game: Hidden Stories & Black Plague

Quest rating: 4.5/5
128 people played this quest
Length: 3.5 km
Duration: 1 hour 40 minutes

CREATED BY Job Zomerplaag

Go on a Vienna walking tour where you will follow clues to discover amazing places and local stories.

On this medieval Vienna tour, you will walk around the city center and visit top Vienna attractions like St. Stephen's Cathedral, Figlmüller, Basilikenhaus and more.

Are you up for a historic walk in Vienna?
9.99 5.00 EUR
9.99 5.00 EUR

About this quest:

  • LENGTH: 3.5 km
  • DURATION: 1 hour 40 minutes
  • PLAY TIME: you can start and stop the quest whenever you want
  • 100% Money Back Guarantee if you don't enjoy the quest


Explore the city’s past guided by the bizarre story of Augustin’s legend. Get to know more about the man who is called ‘Lieber Augustin’ (Dear Augustin) by the Viennese because of his charming humor in bitter times. Join him on his tour along taverns and narrow medieval streets and find the hidden traces that remind us of the largest tragedy in the city’s history.

Good to Know

  • Best during day
  • Instagrammable
  • Kids friendly
  • You need internet connection for playing


It’s 1679, and the Great Plague has brought the imperial city to its knees.

Follow the footsteps of local legend Augustin through a city crippled by an epidemic claiming thousands of its residents.

As Marx Augustin arrives back at the gates of Vienna after a long tour around surrounding cities, the famous balladeer finds out that his hometown is struck by the plague. By following the life story of Vienna’s most famous balladeer, you will rise from the dead, and become the symbol of hope for a city in despair.

To get to the starting point of this quest, use the exit metro exit Rotenturmstraße. Once you exit, turn to the right and walk for 200 meters with the river on your right side until you find the stairs on your left, those near a big marble relief (a city-view on medieval Vienna). 

What people say about
Vienna Walking Tour & City Game: Hidden Stories & Black Plague


Fun walk, question a bit silly


Die Rätsel und Geschichten waren sehr gut. Leider war vor der Buchung nicht ersichtlich, dass es nur in Englisch verfügbar ist. Bitte auch deutsche Versionen erstellen

jordy kiggen

Story is good and route is clear. Starting point was a bit unclear

roman fronz

Sehr interessant und abwechslungsreich

jana lantsch

Super Aktivität, sehr informativ und es macht Spaß

peter hatina

Nette Besichtung von Wien. Viel gesehen und gelernt und hat mir gemeinsam mit meinen beiden Kindern viel Spass gemacht



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